Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Medical Students is based on original research articles of medical students of Rehman Medical College Peshawar, but also accepts articles by medical students from all over the world. The term, "medical student", includes all students from Allied Health Sciences as well. The journal additionally accepts Review Articles, Case Reports, Conference Reports, Letters to the Editor and General Articles of medical interest.

 

Section Policies

About The Journal

Front page describing journal policy

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Editorial Board

Editorial Board of the Journal

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Contents

The Contents Page as in original print

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Editorial

Editorials by members Editorial Board

Editors
  • Iftikhar Qayum
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Original Articles

Original Research Articles having the IMRAD format.

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Short Communication

Short communications of original research studies taken as advanced publications

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Case Report

Articles on Case Reports

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Review Article

Articles based on Review of Diseases / Problems / Issues

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General Article

General Purpose Medical Articles subject to approval of Editors.

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Abstract

Abstracts of articles from other sources

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Conference Proceeding

Proceedings / Reports on National / International Conferences.

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Letter to the Editor

Letters to Editors to be published

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Commentary

Commentaries by students and editorial staff

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Selected Abstracts

Titles of abstracts of articles of interest for students in medical research and education

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Guidelines

Publish any guidelines regularly or in some issues

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Peer Review Process

The journal follows international guidelines for peer-reviewed journals as provided by www.icmje.org and www.publicationethics.org

 

Publication Frequency

Articles will be published collectively as part of a journal issue. The journal is published quarterly, as a rule, but at times, can be published in combined issues.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Disclaimer


The Journal of Medical Students is a research journal for medical & dental students of all countries; it has been given official declaration by the Government of Pakistan. All rights are reserved by the Laws of the State of Pakistan.

It is maintained by the Department of Medical Research at Rehman Medical College, Peshawar, KP, Pakistan.

The journal content is published in good faith and for academic and research purposes only. The Editorial staff or the Institution bears no liability for use of content (including interventions and procedures) by any person/body/institution/organization, etc. for any purpose other than explicitly stated and understood by the authors of the concerned article(s).